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* ''{{Series/Gotham}}'': It turns out that being immortal ''hurts like hell'' for R'as al Ghul, and he wants to die. Bruce thus kills him at his request.


* In Creator/JRRTolkien's Literature/MiddleEarth, not only do Elves not die of old age (though to be fair they don't really age either), but their bodies can only be destroyed by the most extreme sorts of injuries. This makes torturing an Elf particularly "fun." One Elf, Maedhros, was taken captive by [[BigBad Morgoth]] and hung by the wrist of his right hand on a cliff face for decades until he had gone quite suicidal.

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* In Creator/JRRTolkien's Literature/MiddleEarth, not only do Elves not die of old age (though to be fair they don't really age either), but their bodies can only be destroyed by the most extreme sorts of injuries. This makes torturing an Elf particularly "fun." One Elf, Maedhros, was taken captive by [[BigBad Morgoth]] Melkor]] and hung by the wrist of his right hand on a cliff face for decades until he had gone quite suicidal.


** Also a briefly DiscussedTrope on Tsugumi's route. [[spoiler: Takeshi argues that going through bad times okay in the end, because you still get to experience being alive. Tsugumi makes her counterpoint by crushing her (also immortal) hamster into a bloody pulp, asking Takeshi if it's [[JerkassHasAPoint really okay that she did that, just because it survived in the end]].]]

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** Also a briefly DiscussedTrope on Tsugumi's route. [[spoiler: Takeshi argues that going through bad times okay in the end, because you still get to experience being alive. Tsugumi makes her counterpoint by crushing her (also immortal) ([[HealingFactor also immortal]]) hamster into a bloody pulp, asking Takeshi if it's [[JerkassHasAPoint really okay that she did that, just because it survived in the end]].]]


** Also a briefly DiscussedTrope on Tsugumi's route. [[Spoiler: Takeshi argues that going through bad times okay in the end, because you still get to experience being alive. Tsugumi makes her counterpoint by crushing her (also immortal) hamster into a bloody pulp, asking Takeshi if it's [[JerkassHasAPoint really okay that she did that, just because it survived in the end]].]]

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** Also a briefly DiscussedTrope on Tsugumi's route. [[Spoiler: [[spoiler: Takeshi argues that going through bad times okay in the end, because you still get to experience being alive. Tsugumi makes her counterpoint by crushing her (also immortal) hamster into a bloody pulp, asking Takeshi if it's [[JerkassHasAPoint really okay that she did that, just because it survived in the end]].]]

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* ''VisualNovel/Ever17'': Despite an inherent HealingFactor cutting down on recovery time, the Curé Virus doesn't prevent injuries from hurting like hell. [[spoiler: aloof girl Tsugumi]] might say that they want to die, but when stabbed in the leg with a fallen water pipe, water rising as they quickly lose blood, they quickly start to worry about how cold they're getting.
** Also a briefly DiscussedTrope on Tsugumi's route. [[Spoiler: Takeshi argues that going through bad times okay in the end, because you still get to experience being alive. Tsugumi makes her counterpoint by crushing her (also immortal) hamster into a bloody pulp, asking Takeshi if it's [[JerkassHasAPoint really okay that she did that, just because it survived in the end]].]]

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* Lyctors in ''Literature/TheLockedTomb'' series can be killed permanently in battle, but due to their powerful HealingFactor it is difficult to do so. They feel every bit of pain from any horrible maiming they suffer that would kill normal humans. Lyctorhood also never removed the cancer from Cytherea's body, only trapped her in a permanent, agonizing advanced stage of the disease for the last 10,000 years.


* The trope is also said verbatim by one of the QuirkyMinibossSquad in ''WesternAnimation/JackieChanAdventures'' when he gets slammed into a rock wall at sixty miles per hour (with immortality). This was after [[AlwaysNeedWhatYouGaveUp he had just traded the Healing talisman to one of his teammates]] because he thought having Healing ''and'' Immortality was redundant -- not realizing that the Immortality talisman doesn't include healing and only seems to prevent outright lethal injury. It certainly doesn't prevent pain.

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* The [[TropeNamers trope namer]] is also said verbatim by one a member of the QuirkyMinibossSquad in ''WesternAnimation/JackieChanAdventures'' when he gets slammed into a rock wall at sixty miles per hour (with immortality). This was after [[AlwaysNeedWhatYouGaveUp he had just traded the Healing talisman to one of his teammates]] because he thought having Healing ''and'' Immortality was redundant -- not realizing that the Immortality talisman doesn't include healing and only seems to prevent outright lethal injury. It certainly doesn't prevent pain.


--->'''Sarah-Jane Smith:''' Did it hurt? I mean, the regeneration?\\

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--->'''Sarah-Jane --->'''Sarah Jane Smith:''' Did it hurt? I mean, the regeneration?\\


* In ''Webcomic/ElGoonishShive'', Nanase can create a "fairy doll" proxy body. She doesn't die if the doll is destroyed and can instantly create a new one. She does, however, feel everything the doll feels. In ''[[http://www.egscomics.com/index.php?id=1011 Wrath of God]]'', she must [[spoiler:keep Abraham from killing Ellen,]] using only the fairy doll spell and the newly-acquired "fey punch" spell. [[spoiler:Abraham]] destroys every doll, yet Nanase has no choice but to keep coming back.

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* In ''Webcomic/ElGoonishShive'', Nanase can create a "fairy doll" proxy body. She doesn't die if the doll is destroyed and can instantly create a new one. She does, however, feel everything the doll feels. In ''[[http://www.egscomics.com/index.php?id=1011 Wrath of God]]'', she must [[spoiler:keep Abraham from killing Ellen,]] using only the fairy doll spell and the newly-acquired "fey "fae punch" spell. [[spoiler:Abraham]] destroys every doll, yet Nanase has no choice but to keep coming back.


** However, it was implied by Barbossa that the cursed pirates don't feel anything - including pain.

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** However, it It was implied by Barbossa that the cursed pirates don't feel anything - including pain.positive, only negative. They are constantly feeling the suffering that comes with dying of starvation and thirst, but they keep going on.


* The ''WesternAnimation/RobotChicken'' short "UsefulNotes/{{Jesus}} and the Argonauts" has [[CaptainObvious Jesus]] leading half of the Argonauts on adventures and getting them killed while fighting monsters due to his [[StupidGood pacifist]] ways. Whenever he gets killed, cue angelic choir and pillar of light, and he's back on his feet again. [[spoiler:At the end, he gets clubbed into the ground by a cyclops, resurrects, and gets clubbed ad-infinitum.]]

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* The ''WesternAnimation/RobotChicken'' short "UsefulNotes/{{Jesus}} and the Argonauts" has [[CaptainObvious Jesus]] Jesus leading half of the Argonauts on adventures and getting them killed while fighting monsters due to his [[StupidGood pacifist]] ways. Whenever he gets killed, cue angelic choir and pillar of light, and he's back on his feet again. [[spoiler:At the end, he gets clubbed into the ground by a cyclops, resurrects, and gets clubbed ad-infinitum.]]


'''Kenny:''' ''"Pretty cool?''" [[TheyKilledKennyAgain Do you know what it feels like to be stabbed, to be shot, decapitated, torn apart, burned, run over?!?]]\\

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'''Kenny:''' ''"Pretty cool?''" [[TheyKilledKennyAgain Do you know what it feels like to be stabbed, to be shot, decapitated, torn apart, burned, run over?!?]]\\over?!?\\

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* ''Film/{{Zardoz}}'': Because no Eternal can die, the only punishment against "Renegades" is [[AgeWithoutYouth aging them into senility]].


* Clinkz, the Bone Fletcher, from ''VideoGame/{{Dota2}}''. A demon was causing destruction around The Hoven, and a mage cast a spell that would grant eternal life as a reward to anyone who killed it. Clinkz went to fight the demon, not knowing that he would become immortal doing so, and was blasted with hellfire just as his final arrow killed the demon. This ends up turning him into an immortal skeleton, stuck in an eternal state of ''burning to death.''

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* Clinkz, the Bone Fletcher, from ''VideoGame/{{Dota2}}''.''VideoGame/Dota2''. A demon was causing destruction around The Hoven, and a mage cast a spell that would grant eternal life as a reward to anyone who killed it. Clinkz went to fight the demon, not knowing that he would become immortal doing so, and was blasted with hellfire just as his final arrow killed the demon. This ends up turning him into an immortal skeleton, stuck in an eternal state of ''burning to death.''


* [[spoiler: Marcus Pierce/Cain]] in ''Series/Lucifer2016'' is immortal and has a HealingFactor with no known limit, but still feels all the pain of his injuries. It's just that none of them take, [[DeathSeeker much as he wishes they would.]]

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* [[spoiler: Marcus Pierce/Cain]] in ''Series/Lucifer2016'' is immortal and has a HealingFactor with no known limit, but still feels all the pain of his injuries. It's just that none of them take, [[DeathSeeker much as he wishes they would.]]]] The man has been vertically bisected, and once tries dying by jumping into a volcano. It took six months but he healed back to normal.

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